Period
to 11 April 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 11 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
England > South East
6 months to
11 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 40 48 41
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7 +3
Permanent jobs citing VMware 780 1,076 1,510
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 6.27% 5.23% 5.67%
As % of the Vendors category 16.93% 12.96% 13.72%
Number of salaries quoted 581 861 1,270
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
25th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
75th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +1.12%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,608 8,305 11,003
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.02% 40.35% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3,503 6,540 8,860
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £48,370 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.37% +1.83% +5.56%
75th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,600 £78,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £53,750 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +5.26%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VMware as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware in the South East.

Salary trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware in the South East over the 6 months to 11 April 2021.

Salary histogram for VMware in the South East

VMware
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the South East region over the 6 months to 11 April 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +21 234 £45,000 +7.78% 40
Thames Valley -1 230 £43,905 -2.43% 52
Surrey +17 206 £47,500 +11.76% 16
Berkshire -5 126 £45,000 -7.69% 25
Buckinghamshire +6 57 £42,500 +13.33% 12
West Sussex -15 48 £34,500 -10.39% 9
Oxfordshire +2 47 £42,500 -5.56% 15
Kent +9 45 £41,500 -2.35% 10
East Sussex -7 7 £38,750 -11.43% 4
Sussex - 6 £40,000 -
Middlesex -2 3 £50,000 -16.67%
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 11 April 2021, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for VMware.

1 494 (63.33%) Windows
2 484 (62.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 420 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 403 (51.67%) Microsoft
5 369 (47.31%) Azure
6 289 (37.05%) Windows Server
7 279 (35.77%) Microsoft 365
8 209 (26.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 207 (26.54%) Linux
10 192 (24.62%) Firewall
10 192 (24.62%) Hyper-V
11 189 (24.23%) DNS
12 179 (22.95%) Citrix
13 175 (22.44%) Cisco
14 160 (20.51%) AWS
15 151 (19.36%) ITIL
16 148 (18.97%) PowerShell
17 139 (17.82%) SQL Server
17 139 (17.82%) Windows 10
18 138 (17.69%) DHCP
19 126 (16.15%) Windows Server 2016
20 121 (15.51%) Cisco Certification
21 120 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
22 119 (15.26%) Security Cleared
22 119 (15.26%) Windows Server 2012
22 119 (15.26%) DevOps
23 117 (15.00%) MS Exchange
24 116 (14.87%) SQL
24 116 (14.87%) Data Centre
25 110 (14.10%) SAN

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 117 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 79 (10.13%) SharePoint
3 34 (4.36%) IIS
4 27 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 17 (2.18%) GemFire
7 16 (2.05%) Apache
8 13 (1.67%) Apache Spark
8 13 (1.67%) OpenStack
9 10 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 8 (1.03%) Skype for Business
11 7 (0.90%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.26%) JBoss
13 1 (0.13%) Jetty
13 1 (0.13%) MS Project Server
13 1 (0.13%) SAS
13 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 33 (4.23%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (0.64%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.38%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.13%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 369 (47.31%) Azure
2 279 (35.77%) Microsoft 365
3 160 (20.51%) AWS
4 88 (11.28%) Azure Active Directory
5 62 (7.95%) IaaS
6 61 (7.82%) PaaS
7 42 (5.38%) SaaS
8 20 (2.56%) GitHub
9 19 (2.44%) OpenShift
10 15 (1.92%) GCP
11 13 (1.67%) OneDrive
12 12 (1.54%) Mimecast
13 11 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
14 6 (0.77%) Slack
15 5 (0.64%) Amazon Kinesis
15 5 (0.64%) Azure Functions
15 5 (0.64%) Google Workspace
15 5 (0.64%) Logic Apps
15 5 (0.64%) Serverless
16 4 (0.51%) SonarCloud
Communications & Networking
1 192 (24.62%) Firewall
2 189 (24.23%) DNS
3 138 (17.69%) DHCP
4 110 (14.10%) SAN
5 93 (11.92%) TCP/IP
6 75 (9.62%) WAN
7 71 (9.10%) VPN
8 59 (7.56%) LAN
9 43 (5.51%) VLAN
10 41 (5.26%) VoIP
11 36 (4.62%) NAS
12 35 (4.49%) Network Security
13 33 (4.23%) Cisco ASA
14 28 (3.59%) VSAN
15 22 (2.82%) BGP
16 20 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
17 18 (2.31%) Internet
18 17 (2.18%) OSPF
19 16 (2.05%) MPLS
19 16 (2.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (17.82%) SQL Server
2 44 (5.64%) PostgreSQL
3 25 (3.21%) MariaDB
4 22 (2.82%) Big Data
5 13 (1.67%) HBase
5 13 (1.67%) Redis
6 10 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
7 9 (1.15%) NoSQL
8 8 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
9 7 (0.90%) Relational Database
9 7 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (0.77%) MySQL
11 5 (0.64%) Cosmos DB
11 5 (0.64%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.51%) MongoDB
12 4 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 47 (6.03%) Git (software)
2 41 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 18 (2.31%) JIRA
4 17 (2.18%) Cucumber
4 17 (2.18%) Cypress.io
4 17 (2.18%) JUnit
4 17 (2.18%) Protractor
4 17 (2.18%) Sonatype Nexus
5 16 (2.05%) Storybook
6 13 (1.67%) Eclipse
6 13 (1.67%) GitLab
6 13 (1.67%) Gradle
6 13 (1.67%) IntelliJ
6 13 (1.67%) Mockito
7 12 (1.54%) TeamCity
8 10 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (1.28%) SonarQube
9 9 (1.15%) Visual Studio Team System
10 8 (1.03%) Bitbucket
11 6 (0.77%) Artifactory
General
1 59 (7.56%) Finance
2 50 (6.41%) Telecoms
3 20 (2.56%) Public Sector
4 19 (2.44%) Military
5 18 (2.31%) Marketing
6 17 (2.18%) Banking
6 17 (2.18%) Law
7 13 (1.67%) French Language
8 8 (1.03%) Automotive
8 8 (1.03%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.90%) Legal
10 6 (0.77%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.64%) Local Government
12 4 (0.51%) Electronics
13 3 (0.38%) Billing
14 2 (0.26%) Back Office
14 2 (0.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 164 (21.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 90 (11.54%) Support Engineer
3 86 (11.03%) Analyst
4 72 (9.23%) IT Engineer
5 71 (9.10%) IT Support
6 56 (7.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 52 (6.67%) Architect
8 48 (6.15%) IT Analyst
9 45 (5.77%) Network Engineer
10 42 (5.38%) Support Analyst
11 39 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
12 38 (4.87%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
13 36 (4.62%) Administrator
13 36 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
14 35 (4.49%) 3rd Line Support
14 35 (4.49%) Developer
14 35 (4.49%) IT Support Engineer
15 33 (4.23%) Azure Engineer
16 31 (3.97%) Consultant
17 29 (3.72%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (4.62%) CSS
2 33 (4.23%) AngularJS
2 33 (4.23%) Node.js
2 33 (4.23%) React
3 30 (3.85%) RESTful
4 25 (3.21%) RabbitMQ
5 23 (2.95%) HTML
6 22 (2.82%) .NET
7 21 (2.69%) Kafka
7 21 (2.69%) REST
8 20 (2.56%) LDAP
9 18 (2.31%) .NET Core
10 17 (2.18%) HTML5
10 17 (2.18%) Redux
10 17 (2.18%) Spring
10 17 (2.18%) Tailwind CSS
10 17 (2.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (2.05%) CSS3
11 16 (2.05%) Express
12 14 (1.79%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 116 (14.87%) Data Centre
2 61 (7.82%) Public Cloud
3 35 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (4.36%) Private Cloud
4 34 (4.36%) Self-Motivation
5 27 (3.46%) Hybrid Cloud
5 27 (3.46%) Replication
6 25 (3.21%) Linux Command Line
7 24 (3.08%) Management Information System
8 20 (2.56%) Clustering
9 14 (1.79%) PKI
10 11 (1.41%) Fat Client
10 11 (1.41%) Thin Client
11 9 (1.15%) Cybercrime
12 8 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
13 7 (0.90%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.90%) User Experience
14 6 (0.77%) Over-the-Top Content
15 5 (0.64%) Driving Licence
15 5 (0.64%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 494 (63.33%) Windows
2 289 (37.05%) Windows Server
3 207 (26.54%) Linux
4 139 (17.82%) Windows 10
5 126 (16.15%) Windows Server 2016
6 119 (15.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 80 (10.26%) Windows Server 2019
8 56 (7.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 48 (6.15%) CentOS
10 42 (5.38%) Unix
11 24 (3.08%) Ubuntu
12 23 (2.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 17 (2.18%) Windows 7
14 15 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
15 14 (1.79%) Android
15 14 (1.79%) Apple iOS
16 12 (1.54%) Mac OS
17 6 (0.77%) Windows 8
18 5 (0.64%) VMS
19 3 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (26.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 151 (19.36%) ITIL
3 119 (15.26%) DevOps
4 89 (11.41%) Agile Software Development
5 85 (10.90%) Problem-Solving
6 70 (8.97%) Migration
7 67 (8.59%) Continuous Improvement
8 46 (5.90%) Software Engineering
9 43 (5.51%) IT Strategy
10 41 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
10 41 (5.26%) ITIL V3
10 41 (5.26%) Microservices
11 40 (5.13%) Network Virtualisation
12 39 (5.00%) Computer Science
12 39 (5.00%) Service Management
13 36 (4.62%) Project Management
14 35 (4.49%) Load Balancing
15 34 (4.36%) Scrum
15 34 (4.36%) Test Automation
16 31 (3.97%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 148 (18.97%) PowerShell
2 116 (14.87%) SQL
3 49 (6.28%) Python
4 42 (5.38%) Java
5 33 (4.23%) JavaScript
6 31 (3.97%) Bash Shell
7 22 (2.82%) C#
8 19 (2.44%) Shell Script
9 16 (2.05%) C++
10 14 (1.79%) C
11 13 (1.67%) Groovy
12 7 (0.90%) VBScript
13 6 (0.77%) Perl
13 6 (0.77%) Ruby
13 6 (0.77%) VB
14 4 (0.51%) Go
15 3 (0.38%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.38%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.26%) Tcl
17 1 (0.13%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 121 (15.51%) Cisco Certification
2 120 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 119 (15.26%) Security Cleared
4 100 (12.82%) Degree
5 99 (12.69%) SC Cleared
6 95 (12.18%) MCSE
7 92 (11.79%) CCNA
8 55 (7.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 47 (6.03%) CCNP
10 36 (4.62%) DV Cleared
11 35 (4.49%) MCSA
12 33 (4.23%) MCP
13 24 (3.08%) BPSS Clearance
14 13 (1.67%) OCP
14 13 (1.67%) Oracle Certification
14 13 (1.67%) VCP6
15 11 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
16 9 (1.15%) MBA
17 8 (1.03%) CISSP
18 7 (0.90%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.33%) SLA
2 19 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (2.05%) QA
4 8 (1.03%) Cyber Essentials
4 8 (1.03%) GDPR
5 3 (0.38%) NIST
6 2 (0.26%) NCSC
7 1 (0.13%) COBIT
7 1 (0.13%) GRC
7 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 484 (62.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 420 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 192 (24.62%) Hyper-V
4 95 (12.18%) VMware ESXi
5 89 (11.41%) vSphere
6 62 (7.95%) Docker
7 42 (5.38%) Virtual Servers
8 40 (5.13%) XenApp
9 39 (5.00%) VMware NSX
10 32 (4.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 29 (3.72%) XenDesktop
12 13 (1.67%) HDFS
13 12 (1.54%) KVM
13 12 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
14 9 (1.15%) Virtual Desktop
15 8 (1.03%) DFS Replication
15 8 (1.03%) RHEV
16 7 (0.90%) NFS
17 6 (0.77%) Citrix Hypervisor
17 6 (0.77%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 102 (13.08%) SCCM
2 81 (10.38%) Ansible
3 73 (9.36%) Kubernetes
4 67 (8.59%) Microsoft Intune
5 40 (5.13%) Terraform
6 34 (4.36%) SCVMM
7 28 (3.59%) vRealize
8 24 (3.08%) HAProxy
9 21 (2.69%) SCOM
10 20 (2.56%) Puppet
11 19 (2.44%) vCenter Server
12 18 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
13 14 (1.79%) WSUS
14 11 (1.41%) ZABBIX
15 10 (1.28%) Microsoft Clustering
16 9 (1.15%) Jamf Pro
17 7 (0.90%) Nagios
17 7 (0.90%) SCOrch
17 7 (0.90%) Single Sign-On
18 5 (0.64%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 403 (51.67%) Microsoft
2 179 (22.95%) Citrix
3 175 (22.44%) Cisco
4 59 (7.56%) Veeam
5 53 (6.79%) Oracle
6 50 (6.41%) Dell
7 49 (6.28%) F5
8 48 (6.15%) Red Hat
9 38 (4.87%) HP
10 32 (4.10%) IBM
11 28 (3.59%) EMC
12 26 (3.33%) Meraki
13 24 (3.08%) NetApp
14 23 (2.95%) Juniper
15 21 (2.69%) Google
15 21 (2.69%) Infoblox
15 21 (2.69%) SolarWinds
16 19 (2.44%) Sophos
17 16 (2.05%) Okta
17 16 (2.05%) ServiceNow